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South Korea earns seat on UN Human Rights Council for 5th time Updated: 2019-10-18 10:07:52 KST

South Korea has been voted onto the UN Human Rights Council, becoming one of 14 new members to earn a seat at the table.
Following a secret ballot held at the UN General Assembly in New York on Thursday, South Korea won a seat for the 2020 to 2022 term.
It's the country's fifth time as a member of the council, and the first since the 2016-2018 term.
The UN Human Rights Council consists of 47 member states, and is responsible for promoting and protecting human rights around the world.
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